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Q. My 6mo kitten, while petting sometimes will grab my hand and press his forehead hard against it. He is a flamepoint, adopted adopted at ~4 wks old.

Answered By
DEBI MATLACK

A. This sounds to me like he's enjoying the attention and would maybe like a scratch right where he's holding your hands. Or it could be play behavior. If this has started abruptly, keep an eye on him for signs of him pressing his head against other objects, walls, furniture, etc. If so, get him to the vet right away as this can be a sign of a serious neurological problem.


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